The easiest, and prettiest, house plants to keep alive

Green Thumb: The Easiest Houseplants to Keep Alive

The easiest, and prettiest, house plants to keep alive. These are so great for if you are like me and can't take care of plants to save your life but love the liveliness plants bring to a living space.

How To Make A Succulent Turtle ... This is SO cute!

Succulents are great plants for cubicles & offices. How about this succulent turtle? The symbolism of a slow & steady turtle is a nice message for an office too! How To Make A Succulent Turtle .

Succulents planted in old log with hole in it.

SUCCULENT: Stump Succulent Planter- repurpose an old stump in to a planter for your favorite succulents.

Atrium - 1. Purslane, 2. String of Pearls, 3. Deadnettle, 4. Dwarf Morning Glory, 5. Fan Flower, 6. Pilea, 7. Calibrachoa, 8. Licorice Vine, 9. Sweet Potato Vine, 10. Bacopa, 11. Ivy, 12. Lobelia, 13. Nasturtium, 14. Nemesia, 15. Petunia, 16. Torenia, 17. Verbena, 18. Vinca, 19. Zebrina, 20. Alternanthera, 21. Creeping Jenny, 22. Moss Rose, 23. Sedum, 24. Dichondra.

Favorite plants to cascade over our containers

Tree Stump Decorating Idea!

You Can Teach An Old Stump A New Trick!, turn a stump -- tree struck by lightening years ago -- into a planter with holes drilled into the sides for draining to delay interior rotting.

Heat-tolerant plants - Must make a list and take to nursery with me. It's HOT HOT HOT in summer!

NGB Year of the Coleus: Hot foliage combo vivid blooms of ornamental purslane add spark to a combination of dark red coleus and variegated Cuban oregano.

Great Tip >> Plant lemongrass and rosemary together to have a mosquito free summer!

plant lemongrass and rosemary in pots, containers or in flower beds on your balcony or in your garden to have a mosquito free summer! brush them to release more of their fragrance before your outdoor activity.

Container formula

Consider this basic formula to create successful container arrangements: Thriller + Filler + Spiller. For simple arrangements.